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Today in History

Jan. 8, 2021 12:00 AM EST

Today in History Today is Friday, Jan. 8, the eighth day of 2021. There are 357 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 8, 1998, Ramzi Yousef (RAHM’-zee YOO’-sef), the mastermind of the 1993 World Trade Center bombing, was sentenced in New York to life in prison...

This combination photo of celebrities with birthdays from Jan. 3-9 shows, from left, Florence Pugh, Michael Stipe, Diane Keaton, Eddie Redmayne, Cynthia Erivo and Jimmy Page. (AP Photo)

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Jan. 3-9

Dec. 28, 2020 8:59 AM EST

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Jan. 3-9: Jan. 3: Actor Dabney Coleman is 89. Singer-songwriter Van Dyke Parks is 78. Singer Stephen Stills is 76. Bassist John Paul Jones of Led Zeppelin is 75. Actor Victoria Principal is 71. Actor Mel Gibson is 65. Actor Shannon Sturges (“Port Charles”) is 53....

New trial date set for R Kelly's federal trial in Chicago

Dec. 22, 2020 3:17 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge on Tuesday again delayed R. Kelly’s trial in Chicago on child pornography and other charges because of concerns about the coronavirus pandemic, postponing it to next year The 53-year-old R&B star has been behind bars since his arrest in July 2019 and two trial...